Getting Here

Please note that ATHM is closed to the public.

ATHM downtown area closeup


We are located at:

491 Dutton St.
Lowell, MA 01854

We are easily accessible via Route I-495 North or South to exit 35C (the Lowell Connector). Follow the Connector to exit 5B Thorndike Street. Go through four traffic signals and look for the Museum immediately on the left. Turn left into the Museum parking lot. Free parking is available in the Museum’s lot. The Museum is accessible by commuter rail (Lowell Line) from Boston’s North Station. Contact the MBTA at 1 800-392-6100, or for schedules and fares.

Museum Guide

ATHM Museum Guide


Free parking is available in the ATHM parking lot in front and to the side of the building. No parking is allowed in the private fenced lot next door at 305 Dutton Street. Additional street parking is available on Broadway Street (around the corner from ATHM) and in the Market Street parking garage (left from parking lot and right at second stop light). Please see Museum reception staff for maps and further assistance upon your arrival.

This is a map of the downtown area, including parking garages.


Download a PDF of the downtown map.

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